New York Natural Heritage Program
Champlain Beachgrass
Ammophila breviligulata ssp. champlainensis (Seymour) P.J. Walker, C.A. Paris & Barrington ex Barkworth
Monocots
Kingdom: Plantae

      Phylum: Anthophyta

           Class: Monocots (Monocotyledoneae)

                Order: Cyperales

                     Family: Grass Family (Poaceae)


Synonyms [-]
  • Ammophila breviligulata Fern.
    [Ammophila champlainensis is lumped under Ammophila brevilugulata by some authors, including Gleason and Cronquist (1991).]
  • Ammophila champlainensis Seymour

Comments on the Classification [-]
This was recently described as a subspecies instead of a full species. SIDA Vol. 22(1):496.